Record Details

NHER Number:24323
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age coins (Bressingham, poorly located)


Three Iron Age coins.

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1987? Purchased as from Bressingham.
Iron Age coins.
Copper alloy minim not known but see Essex.
Obverse; Two? Boars nose to nose.
Reverse; horse with huge feet.
Probably copper alloy core of silver plated Iceni. If so, late pattern horse variant with horse to left.
Trinovantes Mack 253.
Obverse; bearded head of Jupiter AMMON CUN(OBELIS)
Reverse; lion crouching below tree CAM.
See [1].
Identified A. Gregory, (NAU)
W. Milligan (NCM) 26 January 1988.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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